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Peat Moss

Sphagnum spp.

Description:

This is only moss that did not see multiple examples of today, though once again snow cover did me no favors. The last photo is of a small clump that had lost it's chlorophyll.

Habitat:

Appalachian mountains


1 Species ID Suggestions

drP
drP 6 years ago
Peat moss
Sphagnum sp. Sphagnum


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2 Comments

chesterbperry
chesterbperry 6 years ago

Thank you QWMom and drP

QWMom
QWMom 6 years ago

I think you have a sphagnum here... no clue beyond that :)

chesterbperry
Spotted by
chesterbperry

Tennessee, USA

Lat: 35.32, Long: -84.17

Spotted on Mar 3, 2013
Submitted on Mar 4, 2013

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